The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 19 12 26
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Database 1 24 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.82% 9.60% 3.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.88% 43.64% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 22 6
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Oracle Database
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
17 55 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 13.93% 22.00% 29.69%
Number of salaries quoted 9 43 34
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Oracle Database
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the Midlands region.

Oracle Database Salary Trend in the Midlands

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing Oracle Database also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Database.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (83.33%) Relational Database
2 5 (83.33%) RDBMS
2 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) OCP
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (66.67%) SQLPlus
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) MySQL
5 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (33.33%) Middleware
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (33.33%) OCA
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle Exalogic
5 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
5 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing Oracle Database also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Database. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Relational Database
1 5 (83.33%) RDBMS
2 4 (66.67%) SQLPlus
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL
4 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (16.67%) Essbase
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) DBA
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) E-business
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) OCP
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (33.33%) OCA
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Hyperion